Tag Archives: bawley

Gotty and the Guv’nor

Gotty and the guv’nor: a true narrative of Gotty’s doings ashore & afloat, with an account of his voyage of discovery on a shrimping bawley in the English channel There are many smiles and a few laughs in this daft … Continue reading

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Woodbridge: a dockside stroll in photos

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Woodbridge from the head of the estuary. Click on the thumbnails for much bigger photos Woodbridge tide mill Liveaboards at Woodbridge Eversons’ splendid sheds; wind vanes belonging to Woodbridge Cruising Club and the Deben Yacht Club The intriguing and … Continue reading

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Idle Duck is back on the water

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Idle Duck is back on the water and looking good, as these photos from a week and a half ago show. The bawley-derived Maurice Griffiths-designed boat (use the search to find posts about both Idle Duck and Scoter) has … Continue reading

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